Posts with the tag “kentucky-office-of-homeland-security”

FFY 2020 DHS/FEMA State Homeland Security Grant Program
by Melissa Thompson on March 6th, 2020
The Kentucky Office of Homeland Security is currently accepting grant applications for the FFY 2020 DHS/FEMA State Homeland Security Grant Program. State Homeland Security Grant (SHSG) assists state, local, tribal, and territorial efforts to build, sustain, and deliver the capabilities necessary to prevent, prepare for, protect against, and respond to acts of terrorism. Priorities for the 2020 fun...  Read More
Kentucky 911 Services Board Announces Emergency Call Center Grants for 2018 Grant Cycle
by Melissa Thompson on July 31st, 2018
​John Holiday, Kentucky 911 Service Board Chair and Executive Director of the Kentucky Office of Homeland Security, announced the grants awarded for the board’s 2018 grant cycle. The following agencies in the Pennyrile area were chosen for funding: City of Marion $70,000 (dispatch phone system); Pennyrile Emergency Assistance Board (Caldwell County) $63,000 (replacement of 911 phone system); and M...  Read More
PADD Communities Receive Law Enforcement Protection Program Funds
by Melissa Thompson on May 15th, 2017
​The Kentucky Office of Homeland Security has announced the recipients of funding under the Law Enforcement Protection Program (LEPP). In awarding these grants, KOHS gives first priority to providing and replacing body armor and second priority to providing firearms and ammunition, with residual funds available for the purchase of electronic-control weapons or electronic-muscular disruption techno...  Read More